- Year Released:
- 2K DCP
- Action/Adventure, Comedy, Animation
- Directed by Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina
Produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures, Coco is a vibrant tale of family, fun and adventure, as an aspiring young musician named Miguel (newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) embarks on an extraordinary journey to the magical land of his ancestors. There, the charming trickster Hector (Gael Garcia Bernal) becomes an unexpected friend who helps Miguel uncover the mysteries behind his family’s stories and traditions. Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach, Renée Victor, Ana Ofelia Murguía, and Edward James Olmos round-out the cast. The film won Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song, “Remember Me.” The screening is part of IU Arts and Humanities Council’s First Thursday celebration of Day of the Dead.